Sunday, June 27, 2010

Indian Commission for Women Calls for Report After Honor Killing & Other Weekly Feminist News Digest: 6/21/2010 - 6/25/2010

June 25, 2010
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Jun 25 2010
The US Supreme Court Rules on Doe v. Reed
The US Supreme Court ruled 8 to 1 yesterday that signatories to statewide referendum petitions should be public information...
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12472
Jun 24 2010
Mexico Files Amicus Brief Against Arizona Immigration Law
Mexico filed an amicus brief this week against the new Arizona immigration law that argues the new law may damage US-Mexico relations and lead to discrimination against Mexican citizens...
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12467
Jun 23 2010
Marshall Wins Democratic Nomination for North Carolina Senate Seat
Elaine Marshall defeated opponent Cal Cunningham last night to win the Democratic Senate nomination for North Carolina...
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12465
Jun 22 2010
Fremont, Nebraska, Passes Anti-Immigration Measure
Voters in Fremont, Nebraska, passed an ordinance yesterday that will ban employers and landlords from hiring or renting to illegal immigrants...
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12461
Jun 21 2010
New York State Senate Approves No-Fault Divorce
The New York Senate passed a bill last week that will make no-fault divorce a legal option in the state...
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12458

OTHER WEEKLY NEWS
Jun 25 2010 - Julia Gillard is Australia's First Woman Prime Ministerhttp://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12470

Jun 25 2010 - Women Inducted to Hockey Hall of Fame for First Time
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12471

Jun 24 2010 - New York State Senate Passes the Dignity for All Students Act
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12468

Jun 24 2010 - HI Civil Union Bill Still Waiting on Governor's Signature 
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12469

Jun 23 2010 - U.S. Department of Labor Regulations Allow Gay Workers to Take Family Leave
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12464

Jun 23 2010 - 38th Anniversary of Title IX Brings New Enforcement Bills in Congress 
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12466

Jun 22 2010 - New Poll Indicates Majority for Paid Sick Days
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12462

Jun 22 2010 - Slaughter and Murray Introduce Emergency Contraception Education Bill
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12463

Jun 21 2010 - New York State Senate Passes Bill Allowing Victims of Sex Trafficking to Clear Records
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12459

Jun 21 2010 - Indian Commission for Women Calls for Report After Honor Killing
http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=12460
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